January sale: save up to 50% on journals and sketchbooks

by Susan Green January 07, 2022

SALE: Accordion / Sketchbook set of 3 artist's books in Bloom

A small, seasonal sale to make space for the new year.

It's that time of year again; the time for New Year good wishes, for layering up to brave the weather, for finishing the last of the Christmas treats and selecting a few good items to call your own in my seasonal sale. Shop now >

As I write from the home studio I'm cosy warm, clearing the decks and making plans for this year's projects. Part of making space for the new involves my annual sale. You can save up to 50% during January only, on everything from Leather or Vegan Mini Journals to Sketchbooks in a variety of formats, materials and colourways.

Personalised leather bound journal, sketchbook, wedding guest or memory book.

Planning a wedding, special event, family adventure or creative journey in 2022?

Why not commemorate it properly with a quality personalised book that's bound by hand to last forever? You can use my Bespoke Service to tailor your Wedding Guest Book, Memory Book, Journal or Sketchbook to your preferences including colourway, size and style. And of course, you can have a personalised dedication printed on the titlepage.

If you'd like to talk about what kind of book might help you make the most of your year, and how you can make it unique to you, just send me an email or browse your bespoke options here.

As for me, I plan to bring back Travel Journals, experiment with unusual book structures and continue with online bookbinding mentoring. Oh, and restock some of my bestsellers!

With all good wishes for the New Year,

+44 (0)7748 759371


Susan Green
Susan Green


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Size Guide

Use this Size Guide to check the dimensions of the books you're considering purchasing (dimensions are external and refer to the closed book unless otherwise indicated). If you'd like some guidance with selecting the correct size, feel free to contact Susan the bookbinder: email info@boundbyhand.co.uk or call +44 (0)7748 759371

Leather Memory Books, Wedding Guest Books, Journals and Sketchbooks
A4 Large Portrait 12 inches or 305 mm 8.5 inches or 215 mm 1.5 inches or 38 mm
A4 Large Landscape 8.5 inches or 215 mm 12 inches or 305 mm 1.5 inches or 38 mm
A5 Medium Landscape 6 inches or 155 mm 8.5 inches or 215 mm 1.5 inches or 38 mm
A5 Medium Portrait 8.5 inches or 215 mm 6 inches or 155 mm 1.5 inches or 35 mm
A6 Small Landscape 4.5 inches or 114 mm 6 inches or 155 mm 1 inch or 25 mm
A6 Small Portrait 6 inches or 155 mm 4.5 inches or 114 mm 1 inch or 25 mm


Miniature Journals
 One Size 3 inches or 76 mm 2.25 inches or 60 mm 20 mm or 0.75 inches


Marbled Notebooks
 A4 Large 297 mm or 11.5 inches approx. 205 mm or 8 inches approx. 64 pages
A5 Medium 210 mm or 8.25 inches approx. 145 mm or 5.75 inches approx. 56 pages
A6 Small  150 mm or 6 inches approx. 100 mm or 4 inches approx. 48 pages
A7 Pocket 106 mm or 4.25 inches approx. 72 mm or 2.75 inches approx. 40 pages